South Africa's long-legged bees adapted to pollinate snapdragon flowers

New research from Stellenbosch University (SU) in South Africa shows that, in an extraordinary case of adaptation, the disproportionately long front legs of South Africa's oil-collecting Rediviva bee species have evolved in response to the equally long oil-producing spurs of snapdragons.

South Africa's long-legged bees adapted to pollinate snapdragon flowers

New research from Stellenbosch University (SU) in South Africa shows that, in an extraordinary case of adaptation, the disproportionately long front legs of South Africa's oil-collecting Rediviva ...

Wed 13 Sep 17 from Phys.org

South Africa's long-legged bees adapted to pollinate snapdragon flowers, Wed 13 Sep 17 from Eurekalert

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